What Hypes Up Each Zodiac Sign And Gets Them Excited

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How the zodiac signs get hyped up all depends on their personalities, determined by astrology. And when we say hyped up, it can mean excited, stimulated, or even agitated. It gets you stirred up in either a positive or negative way. You can go from relaxed to charged up and ready to take action.

People react in all different ways, though sometimes a behavior or reaction can be influenced by their zodiac sign. A Scorpio isn’t going to get hyped up by the same thing that gets a Pisces excited. And we all have different ways in which we react to stimulus. One person could get so hyped up that they go from zero to 100, while another may appear completely calm on the outside but boiling on the inside.


Sometimes we need stimulus from outside ourselves. We need someone to say the right things to get us going, while other times we’re able to motivate ourselves into taking steps and making decisions that have far-reaching consequences.

Do you need a reward at the end to get you hyped, or just the knowledge that you completed what you set out to do? Do you need to feel as if you’ve got people on your side cheering you on?


Getting an individual or a team hyped up is something commonly used in business as it helps facilitate teamwork and aids in project completion. For example, sales rely on hyping their employees up to meet their goals and bring the numbers up.

ARIES (March 21 - April 19)

If you want to get an Aries hyped up, just tell them they can't do something and it will motivate them to work and try harder. They can't stand being told what to do or that they don't have the skills to achieve something. It just makes them more driven to prove any doubters wrong.

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TAURUS (April 20 - May 20)

If you want to get a Taurus hyped up, let them know there's a reward at the end of the task, project, or mission. If Taurus knows their hard work and perseverance will pay off, they'll get energized enough to accomplish it.


Doing something just for the satisfaction of doing a job well done isn't enough to get Taurus charged up. They need that carrot!

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GEMINI (May 21 - June 20)

Talking to people and exchanging new ideas gets Gemini hyped up. They need the interchange between people to get excited about something.

They're self-motivated enough to get things done, but to get them super-enthusiastic, they're going to need to talk to someone about it and feel the other person's excitement and energy.

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CANCER (June 21 - July 22)

Helping others to achieve their dreams gets Cancers hyped up. They love being able to help others pursue their goals and accomplish the things they need to do.


Being of service makes Cancers feel like they're doing good for the world and that they're lives have meaning. It may seem like more of a facilitator role, but helping others assists them in helping themselves.

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LEO (July 23 - August 22)

Making a difference and leaving their mark is what hypes Leos up. Leos get excited about making changes that benefit others and knowing they've done what they could to make the world a better place.

The more they can do, the more enthusiastic they get. They're not unlike the World's Good Will Ambassador and will work tirelessly to make a positive impact.


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VIRGO (August 23 - September 22)

Intellectual stimulation gets Virgo hyped up. They love learning and discovering things on their own. If someone challenges their knowledge, the ensuing argument or discussion can get Virgo extremely hyped up.

They love proving someone wrong and showing off their mental superiority. Tell a Virgo they've got their facts all wrong, and watch the fun.

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LIBRA (September 23 - October 22)

The possibility of love gets Libra hyped up. Love is a great motivator for Libra — either the cementing of someone's feelings for them, or creating love where it wasn't before.


If doing something they might not normally do makes them look better in someone else's mind, Libra will be an enthusiastic participant where normally they might avoid it altogether.

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SCORPIO (October 23 - November 21)

Passion hypes Scorpio up. The desire for revenge can energize them better than almost anything. Scorpios are intense and focused anyway, but once motivated by revenge, they can reach new levels of intensity.

Another thing that gets Scorpio charged is the pursuit of physical passion and getting their intimate needs met. They have remarkable stores of energy when it comes to the bedroom.


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SAGITTARIUS (November 22 - December 21)

Adventure and travel hype Sagittarius up. Nothing gets them more amped than the thought of going somewhere new, meeting new people, and doing things they've never done before.

Sometimes the pure spontaneity of a trip can get Sagittarius excited, and other times it's the planning and deciding on the details that gets their energy going.

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CAPRICORN (December 22 - January 19)

Capricorns are ambitious, so the things that get them hyped up are power, position, money, and financial security. They get charged up when it comes to success and fulfilling their financial goals.


Sometimes when Capricorns have been working too hard, their energy may dip. But once they re-focus on what they want to achieve and what they have to gain, their energy soars.

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AQUARIUS (January 20 - February 18)

Music gets Aquarians hyped up. It can be the same piece of music or different kinds of music that are energizing. Music has a huge effect on their energy levels and abilities to accomplish their goals.


Aquarians will often incorporate music in their presentations, their workouts, and especially on long drives. Music gives them life.

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PISCES (February 19 - March 20)

Creativity gets Pisces hyped up. Once their creative juices are flowing and they're implementing their ideas, they can barely contain their enthusiasm for the process of doing something creative.

When Pisces gets a great idea for a script or a painting technique they want to try, it changes not only their energy level but their whole outlook. They get optimistic and excited for the things to come.

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Christine Schoenwald is a writer, performer, and astrology lover. She has written over 500 articles on the zodiac signs and how the stars influence us. She's had articles in The Los Angeles Times, Salon, Woman's Day, and is a contributing writer to Ravishly, I AM & CO, and YourTango. Check out her website or and her Instagram.